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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #112

Assos (BC 450-400) Obol

ca 450-400 BC. AR Obol (0.56g). Griffin seated right / Lion's head right, ΑΣΣ-Ο-Ο-Ν, within incuse square. VF, light porosity. Very rare early issue, unpublished with full ethnic.

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City/Mint name:Assos
Rating (13 votes):11111
Keywords:silver / classical
References:BMC Troas -; SNG Copenhagen -; SNG von Aulock -; Traite pl. CLXIII, 26 var. (form of ethnic); Rosen 528 var. (same)
Valuation:CNG Auc. 66, lot 426 ($175 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:56 KiB
Date added:Dec 04, 2004
Dimensions:500 x 243 pixels
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